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Junior Doctors’ Strike: ‘A question mark over NHS’ future’

The fundamental problem with the junior doctors’ dispute is that the contract negotiations are being undertaken in isolation from: i) sensible practical considerations ii) financial reality iii) international situation i) Practicalities 1. All weekend staffing needs to be reviewed if … Continue reading

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Regulating for compassion – the role of professional regulators in promoting compassionate care

Contribution from 2020health’s report ‘Too posh to wash? Reflections on the future of nursing?’ By Harry Cayton, Chief Executive, Professional Standards Authority and  Douglas Bilton, Research and Knowledge Manager, Professional Standards Authority The alleged absence of compassion in nursing care … Continue reading

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We musn’t lose clinical leadership

The Select Committee have spoken – more on that later. But I was reflecting that ahead of the health white paper launched on July 12th, 2010 I wrote a list of 10 things I hoped it would and wouldn’t include. … Continue reading

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